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What if my child chewed on a battery

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What does one do if their child has swallowed a battery ?

My 10 month old put a battery in her mouth 4 hours ago. She went to bed fine but woke up screaming and now coughing....do I need to worry? She went back to sleep now but not sure what I should do! ...
 

What to expect when my mother's pacemaker battery runs out?

I'd like to know what to expect when my mother's pacemaker battery runs out. She does not want ... again after 1 minute or more causing a slow decline in brain function. My question is - what would ...
 

Will inverter batteries and chargers have an impact on my pregnancy?

hello,pls let me know if inverter batteries kept near bedroom are safe during pregnency? also let me know if laptop and laptop charger/adaptor kept next to the pregnent person is safe? also some ...
 

Child was chewing on slipper. Risk of any infection from this?

I was in the kitchen whilst I noticed my 1 year old daughter was chewing on the slipper we use when we walk outside. Is she at risk of any infection from this ?? ...
 

What causes glosstits on tongue, difficulty in chewing and swallowing?

are worse going all down my neck and my right hand keeps closing i cant chew and my swallow is affected im ... side of my head and have glosstits on my tounge ive had mris ct scans and blood tests my vgcc came back ...
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Should I see the doctor immediately if child chewed a battery?

My daughter just chewed on a battery my son is home with her and I need to know if she should be seen by a dr immediately or if there is anything that should be done I read milk or water she said she ...
 

Child accidentally chewed a battery cell. When will the effects show?

My 4 year old may have chewed thru a cheap aaa battery. Didn t happen today, not really sure when. Found it in our back seat of car. The battery was broken into pieces. She did have fever a few days ago ...
 

Battery acid in eye

My husband got battery acid in his eye last night and today there is a white line around his eye ... at the same time). what is this white line ? He says it s just on the outside edge of his lash line. He doesn ...
 

Should i take my son to the ER after chewing on the leaking battery?

My 5 year old was chewing on a battery while i was cooking dinner. I looked at the battery and it had no puncture marks but the top is leaking a little. I asked my son if he had a different taste ...
 

What can be done for child who refuses to chew food?

Dear Doctor, My son is 21/2 yrs old.The biggest problem i face with him is that he doesn t chew his food. He just swallows it once i put it in his mouth.But he chews biscuits chocolates and all ...
 

Battery changed in morphine pump. Not working right and having lot of pain. What to do?

My son just had to have his battery changed in his Morphine pump. He has had pump for 5+years with no problems. Since battery fix about 6 weeks ago he has had 2 or 3 bad episodes of ? that his wife has had ...
 

Child. Not willing to chew food, only swallowing, chewing only when given junk food, unwilling to eat on own. Advice

My DS is 26 months and still does not want to chew his food.He just swallows his food.Also, he ... thing :(He won t self feed either.I am worried as by this age a child should chew and self feed (this ...
 

Infant chewed AA battery which he committed after giving honey. Should I be concerned since he is having fever?

hi my son was bite the aa batery 24 hours ago. when i notice that the batery was leaking i am a bit panic and i clean his mouth with water and wipe with cloth then after i give him 1 tsp of honey after 2 ...
 

What is the effect of chewing of tobacco?

of my mouth. kindly suggest me what i can do. i have got checkup by my family doctor , he said right now ...sir i am habitual of chewing tobbbacco.from few days i am facing problrm in mouth.i can t eat ...
 

How much risk is involved in a child using a toy with a battery which could cause cancer, birth defects?

I bought my 18 month old grandson riding toy with a 6-volt battery. It came with a warning that the state of Calif. has determined that the battery emits chemicals that can cause cancer or other birth ...
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Hi my 4 years son swallowed a coin last nite an Xray shows its passes the stomach and will come out in the stool in 48 hrs . What is it dosent pop out?
Hi,When a child swallows an object like coin,it will travel through the digestive tract .Most swallowed objects travel through the digestive tract and leave the body without causing problems.Some objects like battery,pins need immediate care.Observe for pain abdomen,vomiting,blood in vomit/feces.If present consult doctor immediately.In your child it may pass unharm and just observe for above signs
 
my son just told me he wanted to be a female so he can grow boobs what shouls i do
Get your child assessed by a child Psychologist to know the base of his desire.
 
Right side of my neck hurts when I chew or swallow but it is not a sore throat feeling and Im not sick. What could this be?
This sounds musculoskeletal in nature. Sometimes the muscles in the shoulder/back/neck can become strained if you develop any other symptoms or the pain does not subside after a week or so, please see if physician for a physical examination.
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